Globe Photo Agency, founded in 1939, is recognized as one of the world’s leading Celebrity photo agencies. Globe Photos’ library houses over 20 million images in color and black and white, representing material produced by photographers throughout the world.

A leader in the distribution of fine art pop culture photography.

Some of the agencies and collections that Globe Photos represents are:

  • Allstar Press Agency of London
  • Richfoto Ltd of London
  • Spotlight Press of London
  • Movie Star News Archive
  • Frank Worth Archive
  • Photo Trends (stock and celebrity photography library, which includes the historical Harris & Ewing Collection.)
  • Pix Planete of Paris
  • SMP Collection (which includes portraits of television and film stars, along with movie and film stills dating from the 1950’s through the 1970’s.)


In addition to its specialized coverage of the entertainment industry, Globe Photos maintains a comprehensive stock photography archive, including historical events. Globe Photos, Inc. deals with a wide range of clients in the multimedia, TV/film, corporate, advertising, editorial, and publishing industries.

If you have been unable to locate the image you require on our website, please contact the Research Department for a more comprehensive search of our archive.

Globe Photos is affiliated with agencies in Australia, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, and Sweden. is an online Internet database storing Globe Photos’ digital archive. Access is available for registered users only. If you do not find what you are looking for on, please call us at  (631) 661-3131, fax us at (702) 442-2747 or contact us using our online contact form.  Globe Photos has a knowledgeable and professional research staff to assure you of the highest quality and most efficient service possible. Our photos range from 35mm to 8X10 in color and black and white. Apart from the images on our website, we have an extensive library of over 20 million physical images.

Globe Photos’ in-house digital imaging department can also do multiformat scanning, digital photographic printing, photo retouching and manipulation and CD writing and duplication.

Globe Photos’ photographers are available for editorial, commercial or advertising assignments, worldwide.

inside_hollywoodWe are proud to announce the publication of “Inside Hollywood: 60 Years of Globe Photos”. This beautiful coffee table book showcases our remarkable and candid coverage of leading celebrities and media figures at home, at work, and at play. It consists of selections from Globe’s extensive library of images of Hollywood personalities by top photojournalists of the past six decades.

“Inside Hollywood” is published by Konemann, and was edited by Richard DeNeut. This incredible pictorial history is accompanied by text in English, French, and German.